Posted by: humilityjoy | July 20, 2011

Small trades: Selling African Ice Cream/ Vente Ambulante de la Glace Africaine

Ice cream

Ice cream

It is extremely hot today! When I think that temperatures could go up to 40C… I have a shiver or rather a sweat. This makes me think of having ice cream, African ice cream. Today I am introducing you to a small trade in Cameroon… that of selling ice cream…  When we were growing up, we used to call them ‘lapon‘… How did you call them in your country?  Enjoy! and cool down!

Aujourd’hui, il fait très chaud! Quand je pense que les temperatures pourraient avoisinner les 40C… je grelotte… oh pardon, je transpire! Mais cela me donne envie d’une bonne glace rafraîchissante, une glace africaine.  Aujourd’hui, je vous introduit à un petit métier au Cameroun, celui de vendre de la glace (vente ambulante)… Quand nous étions petits, nous les appellions ‘lapon‘… comment les appelliez-vous chez vous?  Savourez! et rafraîchissez-vous!

About these ads

Responses

  1. That’s pretty exciting information and I really hope more people get to read this.

  2. ICE CREAM….Get Your ICE CREAM!!!
    Sorry…No Freebies!! 50 Cent ICE CREAM BARS!!

    That’s what I remember as a child…

  3. thanks.very good blog and very good share.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 166 other followers

%d bloggers like this: